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6 Month Rule (2011)

R | | Comedy | 7 August 2012 (USA)
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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

Director:

Blayne Weaver

Writer:

Blayne Weaver
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Blayne Weaver ... Tyler
Martin Starr ... Alan
Natalie Morales ... Sophie
Patrick J. Adams ... Julian
Vanessa Branch ... Wendy
John Michael Higgins ... Paul
Dave Foley ... Charles
Jaime Pressly ... Claire
Brandon Barrera ... Kenny
Kristina Klebe ... Reese
Nate Rubin ... Bookstore Teen
Samantha Shelton ... Melissa
Lena Clark Lena Clark ... Savannah
Sarah Jane Morris ... Beth
Erin Cahill ... Missy
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A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

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Tyler always played by his own rules. Rules are meant to be broken.

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including some sexual references

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 August 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Six Month Rule See more »

Filming Locations:

Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,963, 3 June 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$11,158, 17 June 2012
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Trivia

The film's director and lead actor Blayne Weaver first met actress Natalie Morales on the set of her television show The Middleman (2008) when he did a one time guest star as an alien. He offered her the role of 'Sophie' based on that experience working together. See more »

Quotes

Sophie: He's the guy.
Julian: THE guy? I feel so violated right now! Were you sexing her during our shoot?
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Referenced in Cut to the Chase (2016) See more »

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Written by Judah Jared Dadone
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I liked it
18 May 2013 | by adi-catSee all my reviews

I wasn't sure whether the other 4 reviews were fake or not but decided to give it a try anyway as I like the genre.

And I'm glad I did it; this was pretty cool and well acted.

Despite the low budget, this doesn't show and the characters felt genuine and at ease, even though they're not blockbuster stars. Also they are given enough screen time so that you can actually start to care for them.

I liked the guy who played Ty (he seems pretty natural on screen) and the girl which played Sophie was a very pleasant surprise as well.

The fact that it doesn't feel contrived or cheesy at any point, it doesn't try too hard and yet somehow it touches some chords inside, made it work for me.

All in all, it left me with a pleasant feeling, even though you don't get the standard happy ending fare in this one.


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